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Mason, Kelvin

Knitting, droning, uniting the world in song...

Things are bubbling under in Wales this month, all set to boil over in a series of events and actions that keep the heat on the military-industrial complex and a complicit state.


Trident welcome haunts first minister!

Welsh activists mobilise against potential Trident relocation


How green are our valleys? Around and about the fair country

Kelvin Mason surveys the Welsh activist scene


Cwtch Community Centre evicted - down but not out

"No reason for the story to end here" say activists.


Plaid Cymru leadership contest: good for Wood

Is Plaid Cymru about to elect "the Caroline Lucas of Wales" as its leader?


An Uncut Christmas Carol

Welsh activists subvert seasonal songs


Where next for the red poppy?

The amazing turnabout in fortunes which marketing has brought to the Royal British Legion’s red poppy campaign is just the beginning for the nation’s most revered bloom, thinks Welsh entrepreneur Oliver Cyboli.


Commemorating the Gleision miners

In the wake of the recent flood deaths, Kelvin Mason ponders the future of coal mining - and coal miners - in Wales.


Building a strong movement

The Wales Peace Festival takes place in Bangor over the weekend of 18-19 October.

Fossil Fools: A devil of a week

“Fossil Fools Day”, 1 April, began an international week of action against the fossil fuel industry, mobilising the Rising Tide network of people dedicated to building a movement against c